The Mission Blog
While we seek to meet the immediate needs of our homeless neighbors, our ultimate goal is to provide the support and tools necessary to create lasting change. Sometimes, with some patience, faith and a lot of love, we see lives completely transformed.
In the first post of this two-part series, Charles shared two personal essays from his time in the New Life Program. Now, he shares how things have changed.
Charles wrote personal essays while in the New Life Program at Springs Rescue Mission. Now, he shares his stories and reflections on recovery.
A year after Colorado Springs’ first permanent supportive housing complex opened its doors, its residents — formerly homeless — reflect on its impact.
Situated atop a small hill overlooking Springs Rescue Mission is a well-kept secret of the historic Mill Street neighborhood — a 15,000-square-foot community garden that was started in 2012 by a group of plant-loving neighbors.
In this update, you’ll read about some of the highlights of May at the Mission — from graduations and celebration to a drive-thru food pantry.
Jim gave up the goof life in Houston to care for his parents in Colorado. But after they passed, he found himself homeless and came to SRM for help.
These are prayer requests submitted by neighbors struggling with homelessness, poverty and addiction. Please join us as we remember these precious neighbors in our daily prayers.
We often get questions on a variety of topics, and thought it might be useful to share with you answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.
So many faithful donors, neighbors, businesses and other community partners have come together in support of Colorado Springs’ most vulnerable men and women during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Robert’s 23-year military career took him to Bosnia, Iraq and eventually the White House. But when it came time for his retirement in 2017, he looked to use his Army experience in a new career at Springs Rescue Mission. “I’ve always been drawn to helping people...